BirthdayJune 4, 1953
BirthplaceSt Louis, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Linda Lingle

    Full name: Linda Lingle
    Also known as: Linda Lingle, Lingle, Linda
    Education: California State University, Northridge
    Professions: American politician; sixth Governor of Hawaii; former member of the Maui County Council and former mayor of Maui County
    Work: Republican nominee for U.S. Senator from Hawaii

  2. Linda Lingle Biography

    Linda Lingle (born Linda Cutter; June 4, 1953) is an American politician, who was the 6th Governor of Hawaii from 2002 until 2010. She was the first Republican elected governor of Hawaii since the departure of William F. Quinn in 1962. Lingle was also the first female governor of Hawaii; first Jewish governor of Hawaii; first county mayor elected governor of Hawaii; and the first governor of Hawaii not to have any children. Prior to her gubernatorial administration, Lingle served as Maui County mayor, council member, and chair of the Hawaii Republican Party.During the 2004 Republican National Convention in New York City, Lingle served as chairwoman of the convention during the absence of permanent chairman Dennis Hastert from the convention floor. She was the 2012 Republican nominee for the United States Senate, vying unsuccessfully for an open seat vacated by retiring U.S. Senator Daniel Akaka.

  3. Linda Lingle Family

    Spouse: William Crockett

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